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Sept. 30th, 2017: Madison startup Torq Labs gets a leg-up in Paris For most startups, it’s considered an accomplishment just to be accepted into some type of business accelerator or mentorship program. Imagine earning a chance to learn the ropes with a backdrop of one of the most beautiful cities in the world — and then, to win a contest that could open many more doors. That’s what the six co-founders of Torq Labs, of Madison, have been up to for the past three months, as part of Station F, a program in central Paris.

Sept. 30th, 2017:

Madison startup Torq Labs gets a leg-up in Paris

For most startups, it’s considered an accomplishment just to be accepted into some type of business accelerator or mentorship program.

Imagine earning a chance to learn the ropes with a backdrop of one of the most beautiful cities in the world — and then, to win a contest that could open many more doors.

That’s what the six co-founders of Torq Labs, of Madison, have been up to for the past three months, as part of Station F, a program in central Paris.

Innovation is global thinking Sept. 26, 2017 A stab in the knee, a tennis match, a "no-go" with friends. Thus were born in Brazil, the United States and Australia some of the innovations available in the sports market. Common among innovators: solid training and a lot of willingness to err and stand up. Today's column highlights the experiences of international innovators and their advantages over ... (read more)

Innovation is global thinking

Sept. 26, 2017

A stab in the knee, a tennis match, a "no-go" with friends. Thus were born in Brazil, the United States and Australia some of the innovations available in the sports market. Common among innovators: solid training and a lot of willingness to err and stand up. Today's column highlights the experiences of international innovators and their advantages over ... (read more)

NFL Technology: What’s New for the 2017 Season Sept. 4, 2017 Football is getting smarter. As scientific advances and inventions push humankind towards an increasingly digital future, the pace at which the NFL, its teams, and its players are embracing technology is quickening. “Right now we’re witnessing this explosion of digital health applications,”... (read more)

NFL Technology: What’s New for the 2017 Season

Sept. 4, 2017

Football is getting smarter. As scientific advances and inventions push humankind towards an increasingly digital future, the pace at which the NFL, its teams, and its players are embracing technology is quickening. “Right now we’re witnessing this explosion of digital health applications,”... (read more)

Knee Injury? Better safe than rehab. Aug. 21, 2017 TORQLABS is a startup formed by a group of physicians and computer scientists who developed a solution to PREVENT knee injuries in runners. They are very light sensors that when placed in the pocket of the pants, at the knee, read the cadence of the athlete's race and calculate exactly the symmetry of... (read more)

Knee Injury? Better safe than rehab.

Aug. 21, 2017

TORQLABS is a startup formed by a group of physicians and computer scientists who developed a solution to PREVENT knee injuries in runners.

They are very light sensors that when placed in the pocket of the pants, at the knee, read the cadence of the athlete's race and calculate exactly the symmetry of... (read more)

Startup Campus Beckons Int'l Inventors July 27, 2017 Winning a desk at Station F in Paris literally means the world to Torq Labs, a startup based in Madison, Wisconsin. Torq Labs makes what the company calls “Movement Mapping Technology” by embedding four sensor units in a legging. The sensors monitor... (read more)

Startup Campus Beckons Int'l Inventors

July 27, 2017

Winning a desk at Station F in Paris literally means the world to Torq Labs, a startup based in Madison, Wisconsin.

Torq Labs makes what the company calls “Movement Mapping Technology” by embedding four sensor units in a legging. The sensors monitor... (read more)

Torq Labs K-Tech Performance Leggings – Wearable Technology July 21, 2017 While many people think wearable tech is limited to high-end wristwatches, clunky chest straps or futuristic picture taking sunglasses, the K-tech Performance Leggings by Torq Labs brings wearable technology to the lower body for the everyday competitor to the high performance... (read more)

Torq Labs K-Tech Performance Leggings – Wearable Technology

July 21, 2017

While many people think wearable tech is limited to high-end wristwatches, clunky chest straps or futuristic picture taking sunglasses, the K-tech Performance Leggings by Torq Labs brings wearable technology to the lower body for the everyday competitor to the high performance... (read more)

Do Salespeople Make the Worst Tech CEOs? Aug. 22, 2017 Technology company CEOs usually come in two flavors: IT genius founder for the growth stage and finance gal (or guy) for milking the cash cow during the maturity phase. However, some tech companies appoint a salesperson when business demand... (read more)

Do Salespeople Make the Worst Tech CEOs?

Aug. 22, 2017

Technology company CEOs usually come in two flavors: IT genius founder for the growth stage and finance gal (or guy) for milking the cash cow during the maturity phase. However, some tech companies appoint a salesperson when business demand... (read more)

Tech and Biotech: gBETA and Madworks graduate startup classes; Aug. 12, 2016 Two accelerator programs for very young companies are nudging their latest participants out of the nest. Gener8tor’s gBETA summer session wrapped up its six-week program Thursday night in Milwaukee. Of the 10 startups making their final presentations, five are from Madison:  

Tech and Biotech: gBETA and Madworks graduate startup classes;

Aug. 12, 2016

Two accelerator programs for very young companies are nudging their latest participants out of the nest.

Gener8tor’s gBETA summer session wrapped up its six-week program Thursday night in Milwaukee. Of the 10 startups making their final presentations, five are from Madison:

 

Events

Paris, France October 16, 2017

Paris, France October 16, 2017

Paris, France September 17, 2017

Paris, France September 17, 2017

Lisbon, Portugal Nov 6th - 9th, 2017

Lisbon, Portugal Nov 6th - 9th, 2017